Increased bear activity has closed a popular canyon in the foothills west of the Denver metro area.
A water main break at MLK Boulevard and Jasmine on Friday afternoon shut down some roads during repairs and cleanup.
Denver Water will continue adding fluoride to the drinking water of some 1.3 million Coloradans.
Denver Water will decide whether to change its policy of adding fluoride to its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April.
East Colfax Avenue will be closed between Oneida Street and Niagara Street throughout Tuesday as Denver Water works to repair a burst pipe.
A water main break could leave a Denver neighborhood near Interstate 25 & I-225 without water until Thursday morning.
Colorado’s largest supplier of public drinking water is in the midst of a debate over how much fluoride – if any – to put into its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April.
There is a push to stop adding fluoride to Denver Water. The debate over whether the benefits outweigh the risks was made public on Wednesday.
The governors of 10 Western states, including Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, began a three-day meeting Wednesday in Lake Tahoe to tackle drought and other problems that don’t respect state boundaries.
A water main break at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Glencoe Street, just east of Colorado Boulevard, is expected to affect traffic through Wednesday afternoon.